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Chris Christian

Position: Defender
Height: 6-1
Weight: 180
Born: March 27, 1989 in New York, New York
Hometown: West Orange, New Jersey
College: Villanova
Previous Club: Atlanta Silverbacks FC

Chris Christian

Career

Club:

2016: Made 28 appearances for Republic FC, all starts ... Was one of three Republic FC players to play over 2,500 USL minutes and 3,000 all competition minutes ... Was named to the USL Team of the Week for his performance in Week 1.

2015: Appeared in four matches for Atlanta Silverbacks FC (NASL), including two U.S. Open Cup matches … Scored one goal for Silverbacks FC from his defensive position … Was loaned to Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC (USL) in August … Appeared in five matches for Switchbacks FC, logging 435 minutes.

2014: Spent the season with Liberty Professionals FC of the Ghanaian Premier League.

2013: Played with Motor Lublin of the Polish III Liga

College:

2011: Appeared in seven matches for Villanova as a redshirt senior.

2010: Appeared in two matches for Villanova before medically redshirting the season after a knee injury.

2009: Appeared in 19 matches as a junior, starting all 19 … Scored three goals from his defensive position.

2008: Started and played in 16 matches as a sophomore at Villanova.

2007: Started all 20 matches for Villanova as a freshman, the only freshman to do so … Recorded a goal and an assist while playing every minute of the Wildcats 20 match season.

Personal:

Parents are Ferdinand and Joyce Christian … Has three brothers, Freddy, James and Adam and a sister, Michelle … As a senior in high school, was named player of the year in Essex County as well as first team all-state and regional All-American … Enjoys listening to music and exploring in his free time … His family is from Ghana.

USL Stats

Season GP GS G A Pts. Mins. F C E Shots SOG
2016 28 28 0 0 0 2,519 22 6 0 4 1
Totals 28 28 0 0 0 2,519 22 6 0 4 1

USL Cup Playoff Stats

Season GP GS G A Pts. Mins. F C E Shots SOG
2016 1 1 0 0 0 120 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 1 1 0 0 0 120 0 0 0 0 0

All Competition Stats

Season GP GS G A Pts. Mins. F C E Shots SOG
2016 35 35 0 0 0 3,048 30 6 0 4 1
Totals 35 35 0 0 0 3,048 30 6 0 4 1

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